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Astera 8 x Titan Tube Kit

LED Titan Tube Kit

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The Titan Tube is a specially designed programmable, multi-colour tube light, designed for the Film and TV industry. 

Optimised for an ultra-high TLCI, a very high CRI and peak brightness, colours as well as Hue, Saturation and Intensity can be set directly on the tube. 

In addition, the Titan Tube is now controllable via a panel on each tube, via the wireless remote or iPad interface (supplied).  Additional, it now also accepts wired DMX via a special power/data combination cable.

Read VMI's lighting article, A short walk through the minefield of location lighting for Film & TV

The box is heavy but does contain 8 fully featured Titan tubes, which are battery operable and the case doubles up as a portable charger too.

Features

  • Battery runtime - upto 20 hours
  • Charges in 3 hours
  • Input Voltage: 24V/2A
  • Total LED Power: 72W
  • Colours: Red, Green, Blue, Mint, Amber
  • CRI: ≥96
  • Each tube weighs only 1.35kg |3Lbs
  • Control either Backside Display with HSI control
  • Control: Infrared via Wireless Modules: 865-870MHz | 902-928MHz | 2.4GHz
  • Range: 300m | 330 Yards
  • Wired DMX: supported via Astera PowerBox
  • Also control via iPad (provided)

VMI Package

  • 8 x Astera Titan Tubes
  • Astera AX1 Charging Flightcase
  • 16 x Hanging Brackets
  • 16 x Spring Clips
  • 8 x Stand Mounts
  • 8 x Rubber Stopper
  • Astera ART7 AsteraBox CRMX Transmitter
  • iPad/Android Tablet with control software

 

The Titan Tube is a specially designed programmable, multi-colour tube light, designed for the Film and TV industry. Optimised for an ultra-high TLCI, a very high CRI and peak brightness, colours as well as Hue, Saturation and Intensity can be set directly on the tube. In addition, the Titan Tube now accepts wired DMX via a special power/data combination cable.

Read VMI's lighting article, A short walk through the minefield of location lighting for Film & TV

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  • Rate:
    £240/day £720/week Add to Shoot Kit

Specifications

Optical

  • Colors: Red, Green, Blue, Mint, Amber
  • Total LED power: 72W
  • Maximum power draw: 48W
  • TLCI: ≥96
  • CRI: ≥96
  • Luminous flux: 2900Lm
  • Emittance @1m: 785Lx 
  • Strobe:  0-25Hz
  • Beam Angle: 120˚
  • Field Angle: 180˚
  • Pixels: 16

Electrical

  • Battery: LG Chem Lithium-ion
  • Battery Lifetime: 70% after 300 cycles
  • Battery Runtime: Up to 20 hours
  • LED Lifetime: 50.000 Hours
  • Charging time (nominal): 3 Hours
  • Input Voltage : 24V 2A

Control

  • Backside Display with HSI control
  • Infrared
  • Wireless Modules: 865-870MHz | 902-928MHz | 2.4GHz
  • Range: 300m | 330 Yards
  • Wired DMX: supported via Astera PowerBox
  • Wireless DMX: CRMX & others, excluding W-DMX G5, City Theatrical

Construction

  • Housing: Polycarbonate, metal endcap
  • IP Rating: IP65
  • Relative humidity: 0-100%
  • Operating Temperature: 0-40 ˚C | 32-104 ˚F
  • Weight: 1.35kg |3Lbs
  • Dimensions: Ø42 x 1035mm | Ø1.6” x H40.7”

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